The Iranians are aggressively seeking to extend their influence over the oil-fields of the middle-east. They are moving rapidly towards nuclear armament while, at the same time, funding and providing arms and training to terrorist and insurgent organizations from
North Korean, despite its destitute and starving population, has learned how to intimidate, blackmail and extort western powers into providing political concessions, cash, food and even infrastructure material support each time they rattle their nuclear saber. In spite of repeated promises to stop and even dismantle their nuclear arms programs they have continued to increase their arsenal and ability to deliver weapons.
Last month an explosion sank a South Korean warship, killing 46 sailors. Investigators said it appeared an external explosion (possibly a torpedo or mine) sunk the ship. This was no accident. It is very likely that
President Obama has enough experience to know how to effectively deliver rhetoric promoting economic and political plans for domestic consumption by the American people. He can navigate astutely through the maze of
The President simply does not understand that rhetoric does not stop a totalitarian dictatorship from committing mass-murder, intimidating its people and its neighbors nor using any means necessary to spread its power and influence. He does not see that you can not talk religious fanatics into changing their beliefs.
In resent days we have been hearing more and more about how we will “contain”
History has taught us about containment and appeasement. Those policies by
We have just learned that Secretary of Defense Robert Gates told the White House in January, via a secret memo, that the
The time for discussion and debate has already passed. Sanctions have not worked. Diplomacy has not worked. Containment and Appeasement will not work. It is time for the President of the